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What's behind the Dow's rise to 30,000 during the COVID-19 pandemic?

There are many factors, but low interest rates for the foreseeable future and stock buybacks should be considered. Marketplace's Nova Safo has more.
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Food programs see a huge increase in need during the pandemic

by Mitchell Hartman Nov 25, 2020
Feeding America says food banks nationwide have seen about 60% more people showing up at food distribution centers.
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RV sales are up amid pandemic travel limitations

by Andy Uhler Nov 25, 2020
Over the summer, many people didn’t go on vacation and stay in hotels. Instead, they bought RVs.

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